Newsletter Topic Index
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Arbitrationback to top
Court of Arbitration in Sport Decides Appeal in Olympic Ice-Skating Drug-Testing ScandalMarch 2022
Federal Arbitration Act Amended to Bar Enforcement of Employee's Pre-Dispute Agreement to Arbitrate Sexual Harassment or Sexual Assault ClaimsMay 2022
Waiver of an Agreement to ArbitrateJune 2022
Confirmation of an arbitration awardAugust 2022
Attorney Client Relationshipback to top
What is the scope of advice an attorney can provide to a client?September 2022
Banking and Financeback to top
Usurious Convertible LoansNovember 2021
Business Entitiesback to top
What is the Difference between Assumed Names and Trademarks?August 2022
How is a freelancer defined under the Freelance Isn't Free Act?September 2022
Business Ethicsback to top
Are You Monitoring Compliance with Your Compliance Program?May 2021
Do You Honor Your Referral Sources?February 2022
When Can An Insurer Rescind a PolicyApril 2022
Is Nonprofit Governance an Oxymoron?July 2022
Contractsback to top
Usurious Convertible LoansNovember 2021
Dismissal of Refund Claims Arising From a Shift to Remote LearningJanuary 2022
Have You Read Your Office or Retail Lease?March 2022
Enforcement of Mediated SettlementsMay 2022
Is the Term "Handshake Deal" an OxymoronJune 2022
Who should make the first move in contract negotiations?July 2022
How is a freelancer defined under the Freelance Isn't Free Act?September 2022
Credit and Collectionback to top
Usurious Convertible LoansNovember 2021
How is a freelancer defined under the Freelance Isn't Free Act?September 2022
Employment Lawback to top
Should we banish Ban the Box legislation?March 2021
Don't Take a Page from the Hayley Paige Playbook!May 2021
Covid-19 Precautions for Employees and Customers of Hair SalonsJune 2021
Should we blue pencil the blue pencil rule in the non-compete context?July 2021
Alternatives to Non-CompetesAugust 2021
New York Attorney General Takes Aim at No-Poach AgreementsSeptember 2021
Dealing with Employment Applicant Subject to Non-CompeteOctober 2021
Who is an Employee for Work for Hire Purposes?October 2021
Morals Clauses in Employment ContractsNovember 2021
Supreme Court Stays OSHA Vaccine Mandate for Large EmployersFebruary 2022
Retaliation claims under anti-discrimination lawJuly 2022
Health Lawback to top
Covid-19 Precautions for Employees and Customers of Hair SalonsJune 2021
Constitutionality of Vaccine MandatesSeptember 2021
Vaccination Status InquiriesJanuary 2022
Supreme Court Stays OSHA Vaccine Mandate for Large EmployersFebruary 2022
Insuranceback to top
When Can An Insurer Rescind a PolicyApril 2022
Intellectual Propertyback to top
Functional Aspects of Trade Dress are Not Protectible as TrademarksMarch 2021
Don't Take a Page from the Hayley Paige Playbook!May 2021
Copyright Issues in Literary Mash UpsJune 2021
Antitrust Implications of Trademark AgreementsJuly 2021
Who is an Employee for Work for Hire Purposes?October 2021
What is the Difference between Assumed Names and Trademarks?August 2022
Internet Lawback to top
Amazon's Liability for Defective Products Sold on its WebsiteDecember 2021
Marketing, Sales and Competitionback to top
Antitrust Implications of Trademark AgreementsJuly 2021
New York Extends Right of Publicity Beyond DeathOctober 2021
Do You Honor Your Referral Sources?February 2022
Negotiation and Dispute Resolutionback to top
Do your employees know what team they are on?March 2021
Mediation Program for Trial-Ready Cases in Federal CourtMay 2021
EDNY Initiates Mediation Program for Trial-Ready CasesJune 2021
Must formal discovery precede mediation?July 2021
Personal Injury MediationAugust 2021
Sanctions for Failing to Comply with Rules in Court-Annexed MediationsAugust 2021
Overcoming the Challenges of Online MediationsNovember 2021
Should Mediators Have Access to Court FilesDecember 2021
The American Arbitration Association Adopts Rules for Multiple Case FilingsJanuary 2022
The Battle for Democracy and the Rule of Law in Eastern EuropeMarch 2022
Avoiding Toxic CustomersApril 2022
Negotiation Lessons from the Movie BelfastApril 2022
Enforcement of Mediated SettlementsMay 2022
What is the Difference Between Interests and Positions?May 2022
Do Mirror Neurons Work Remotely?June 2022
Is the Term "Handshake Deal" an OxymoronJune 2022
Who should make the first move in contract negotiations?July 2022
Family Business Conflict Lessons from House of GucciAugust 2022
In Appreciation of the Association for Conflict ResolutionSeptember 2022
Non-Profitsback to top
Is Nonprofit Governance an Oxymoron?July 2022
Privacyback to top
Constitutionality of Vaccine MandatesSeptember 2021
Vaccination Status InquiriesJanuary 2022
Products Liabilityback to top
Amazon's Liability for Defective Products Sold on its WebsiteDecember 2021
Real Estateback to top
Have You Read Your Office or Retail Lease?March 2022
Risk Managementback to top
Should we banish Ban the Box legislation?March 2021
Are You Monitoring Compliance with Your Compliance Program?May 2021
Dealing with Employment Applicant Subject to Non-CompeteOctober 2021
Vaccination Status InquiriesJanuary 2022
Avoiding Toxic CustomersApril 2022
Is Nonprofit Governance an Oxymoron?July 2022
Sports Lawback to top
Diversity Initiates in Professional SportsFebruary 2022
Court of Arbitration in Sport Decides Appeal in Olympic Ice-Skating Drug-Testing ScandalMarch 2022
The Legal Systemback to top
EDNY Initiates Mediation Program for Trial-Ready CasesJune 2021
Personal Injury MediationAugust 2021
Sanctions for Failing to Comply with Rules in Court-Annexed MediationsAugust 2021
Supreme Court Stays OSHA Vaccine Mandate for Large EmployersFebruary 2022
The Battle for Democracy and the Rule of Law in Eastern EuropeMarch 2022
What is the scope of advice an attorney can provide to a client?September 2022